1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized After Being Pulled From Lake MichiganRescue crews responded shortly after 8 p.m. for the swimmers in distress near the beach at East 31st Street and Fort Dearborn Drive, according to Chicago Police and Fire Media Affairs Chief Juan Hernandez. Chicago Fire Department divers pulled the men from the water.
31st Street Beach To Be Named After Dr. Margaret BurroughsA South Side beach that was once the site of an infamous race riot will soon be named after Dr. Margaret Burroughs, who founded the DuSable Museum of African American History.
Woman Claims She Was Arrested After Being Assaulted By Off-Duty Cop An argument about a woman using the men's bathroom along the lakefront last night ended with a Chicago woman's arrest and her allegations against an off-duty cop, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
4 Youths Charged With Knocking Cyclist Off Bike, Robbing HimFour youths have been charged with mugging a bicyclist on the Lakefront Path near 31st Street Wednesday night. The victim received 11 stitches to his head.
Another Day Of Heat; Worst Still Yet To ComeIt’s been hot and sticky for days already, but the worst is yet to come.